Labour hold on to Barnhill ward in by-election

PUBLISHED: 12:46 04 May 2012

Michael Pavey is the new Barnhill councillor

Michael Pavey is the new Barnhill councillor


Michael Pavey stormed to victory following resignation of Judith Beckman

Labour have held on their seat following today’s by-election in the Barnhill ward in Wembley.

Labour candidate, Michael Pavey, stormed to victory claiming 2,366 votes to take first place against the Conservatives, who received 1,180 votes.

The by-election was held after former Labour councillor, Judith Beckman resigned earlier this year.

The Liberal Democrats did not field a candidate while Green Party candidate Martin Francis claimed 457.The labour Party snatched the seat from the Conservatives in 2006.

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